It is a question often asked; how would a player in a particular sport fair if he/she played in another sport? With the annual MLB Home Run Derby next week, here are some non-baseball players who would be fun to watch in the competition.
Most teams have played around 81 games by now, so the baseball season is half over. It’s a good time to assess which players on your team are likely to decline—and thus give you a chance to trade them to a desperate owner that doesn’t know any better. Likewise, you can scour league rosters for those players who have underachieved and smile all the way to October when they have superb second halves.
The Best Of In The Loop to start off the holiday weekend. John and Nick discuss the NFL suspensions, the firing of Cardinals scouting director Chris Correa, how the Astros will adjust without Carlos Correa, […]
The 4th of July weekend is upon us. Sports nuts need something to watch, here’s some good options.
Wednesday night’s game between the Royals and Astros was Game No. 81, marking the end of the season’s first half for the Astros. They closed the opening act in style. Chris Carter and Marwin Gonzalez […]
Houston (CBS HOUSTON) – George Springer blasted a two-run home run and Dallas Keuchel threw eight shutout innings as the Astros beat the Royals, 4-0 on Tuesday night at Minute Maid Park in front on […]
With a series as huge as one can get in June potentially on the line Tuesday night, the Royals and Astros trotted out a couple of southpaws on the mound. The Astros’ ace won out. […]
The All-Star Game is nearly here, which means the complaining has begun. Here’s a tip to enjoy the events: rediscover your inner kid.
In a series between the two winningest teams in the American League, the Astros staked an early claim for supremacy. Behind Lance McCullers, Jr’s impeccable outing and some early offense for once, the Astros (45-34) […]
What are the thinnest positions in fantasy baseball? Catcher? The infield positions of second base, shortstop and third base? All of the above? Yes, depth is better in the outfield and first base positions, so when you think about which players to stash on your bench, think about the ones with multi-position eligibility. They may not be the most productive on a day-to-day basis, but they have the capability to be very valuable to your team’s chances of winning.